GREENLOGIC COURTESY FILE PHOTO | A ground-mounted solar array similar to one that was installed on Gabrielsen Farms’ Aquebogue greenhouse.
While Riverhead Town has recently sought proposals to locate solar energy panels on town-owned land — and Suffolk County has already built solar arrays on a number of county-owned parking lots — a number of privately-owned parcels are also being eyed for solar power.
Riverhead Town Hall (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)
Riverhead Town Board members selected five energy proposals on town property that will be “pre-qualified” and submitted to the Long Island Power Authority, which has issued two requests for proposal for energy facilities. (more…)